De Villiers says ‘time is right’ to play in Pakistan

South Africa’s AB de Villiers hopes his involvement in this year’s Pakistan Super League will encourage the world’s best players to return to the country.

Pakistan have had to play most of their 'home' games in the United Arab Emirates since a 2009 attack on Sri Lanka's team bus in Lahore, although the West Indies did tour Pakistan in April last year.

De Villiers says ‘time is right’ to play in Pakistan
De Villiers says ‘time is right’ to play in Pakistan

De Villiers says ‘time is right’ to play in Pakistan

South Africa’s AB de Villiers hopes his involvement in this year’s Pakistan Super League will encourage the world’s best players to return to the country.

14 all out: China cricket hopes stumped by record T20 loss

14 all out: China cricket hopes stumped by record T20 loss

Back to the drawing board for the Chinese women’s team…
Kohli says Pandya’s ‘sexist’ comments not reflective of team

Kohli says Pandya’s ‘sexist’ comments not reflective of team

Pandya bragged about his prowess with women during an interview on an Indian show.
Bancroft keen to resume opening with Warner despite scandal

Bancroft keen to resume opening with Warner despite scandal

Cameron Bancroft insists he holds no grudges against David Warner and is keen to resume their opening partnership for Australia that was derailed by the ball-tampering scandal.
Cricket star Pandya’s ‘misogynist’ comments on women spark anger

Cricket star Pandya’s ‘misogynist’ comments on women spark anger

The Indian all-rounder said he “got a bit carried away” as he explained his bragging about his prowess with women on a TV show
India’s historic series win in Australia – how it happened

India’s historic series win in Australia – how it happened

Virat Kohli’s India on Monday won their first series in Australia since they began touring Down Under in 1947-48. Here’s how they did it:
New Zealand advance to third in Test Rankings, overtake SA

New Zealand advance to third in Test Rankings, overtake SA

However, SA could soon go up to second place if they win all the tests against Pakistan.
‘Obsessed’ India mop up Australia tail, take 2-1 Test series lead

‘Obsessed’ India mop up Australia tail, take 2-1 Test series lead

A clinical and “obsessed” India mopped up Australia’s tail to win the third Test in Melbourne on Sunday by 137 runs and take an unassailable 2-1 lead into the final clash at Sydney.
WATCH: Kohli plays down ‘banter’ as tempers flare in Perth

WATCH: Kohli plays down ‘banter’ as tempers flare in Perth

Much attention centred on exchanges between the two captains on the third and fourth days, which were picked up by stump microphones.
Lyon claims prize Kohli wicket as Aussies smell blood

Lyon claims prize Kohli wicket as Aussies smell blood

The embattled Baggy Greens finally seem on the cusp of a momentous win that would end months of gloom.
Proteas have reason to fear Yasir Shah, says Arthur

Proteas have reason to fear Yasir Shah, says Arthur

The former national coach, now Pakistan’s mentor, has full faith in his spinning weapon’s ability to adapt to local conditions.
Pakistan need to play ‘without fear’ against Proteas

Pakistan need to play ‘without fear’ against Proteas

The team’s two wins out of 12 Tests in South Africa came in 1998 and 2007, having lost nine with just one draw.
High-flying India suffer two massive blows

High-flying India suffer two massive blows

Virat Kohli and co’s quest to take advantage of a vulnerable Australian outfit just became a tad more difficult.
Twitter has a ball with Shastri’s TV comments

Twitter has a ball with Shastri’s TV comments

India’s coach was a little bit too excited … and blunt in the aftermath of his side’s thrilling Test win over Australia.
‘You don’t have to carry on like a pork chop’ – Paine proud of Aussies

‘You don’t have to carry on like a pork chop’ – Paine proud of Aussies

Teams shook hands before and after and the skipper said his team showed you didn’t have to “carry on like a pork chop” to be competitive in a match that went to the wire.
India end a decade-long drought in thrilling Adelaide win

India end a decade-long drought in thrilling Adelaide win

But the embattled Australians launch a thrilling fight in chasing down a daunting target of 323 in the first Test.
Australia on wobbly ground yet again

Australia on wobbly ground yet again

The embattled home team staring at defeat in the first Test, losing four wickets in their record run chase at the Adelaide Oval against India.
India marginally ahead in Adelaide

India marginally ahead in Adelaide

An absorbing match remains evenly poised as the Aussies keep things in check.
Cool Head keeps Australia alive in India Test

Cool Head keeps Australia alive in India Test

In a gritty day of Test cricket, the first Test in Adelaide remains on a knife edge.
WATCH: ‘He should play baseball’ – US fans rave over Cummins run out

WATCH: ‘He should play baseball’ – US fans rave over Cummins run out

The Aussie fast bowler produced an amazing piece of skill on Thursday to get to the ball with lightning pace, snatch it up with one hand then throw it while in the air diving and twisting.
WATCH: Pujara keeps India afloat on day of brilliant Aussie fielding

WATCH: Pujara keeps India afloat on day of brilliant Aussie fielding

Temperatures in Adelaide topped 36 as the bowlers held sway.
Pakistan leggie Yasir Shah breaks 82-year-old Test record

Pakistan leggie Yasir Shah breaks 82-year-old Test record

The 32-year-old has been spinning webs around New Zealand’s batsmen in their current series.
T10 is cricket’s answer to baseball, says England skipper Morgan

T10 is cricket’s answer to baseball, says England skipper Morgan

In fact, the Tshwane Spartans big name international player is so positive about the format that he believes it’s the sport’s ticket into the Olympics.
Aussie skipper: I’m sick of ball-tampering talk

Aussie skipper: I’m sick of ball-tampering talk

With the world’s number one Test nation awaiting them in Adelaide in the first of four Tests, Tim Paine said it was time to start looking forward.
Brother of Australia cricketer arrested over fake terror ‘hit list’

Brother of Australia cricketer arrested over fake terror ‘hit list’

Arsakan Khawaja, brother of Usman, is accused of trying to set up Mohamed Kamer Nizamdeen, by convincing police that he was part of a plot to kill then prime minister Malcom Turnbull.
Toughen up! Clarke warns Aussies nice guys don’t win

Toughen up! Clarke warns Aussies nice guys don’t win

The former captain said fans wanted victory more than they wanted a likeable team and Australia’s winning legacy was built on its hard-nosed attitude.

 

 

 

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